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  Definition of death
  1. the act of killing; "he had two deaths on his conscience"
  2. the event of dying or departure from life; "her death came as a terrible shock"; "upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren"
  3. the personification of death; "Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city"
  4. the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism; "the animal died a painful death"
  5. the absence of life or state of being dead; "he seemed more content in death than he had ever been in life"
  6. a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"
  7. the time at which life ends; continuing until dead; "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last"
  8. the time when something ends; "it was the death of all his plans"; "a dying of old hopes"
Similar Words: decease, Death, end, destruction, last, dying, demise

 

Hyponyms: Crucifixion, fatality, human death, martyrdom, megadeath, passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release, wrongful death, Grim Reaper, Reaper, necrobiosis, cell death, necrosis, mortification, gangrene, sphacelus, brain death, cerebral death, rest, eternal rest, sleep, eternal sleep, quietus, extinction, defunctness, neonatal death, sudden infant death syndrome, SIDS, infant death, crib death, cot death, grave

 

Part Meronyms: life, lifetime, lifespan

 

Derivational Morphology: die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, end, terminate, stop, finish, cease

 

Anagrams: hated

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: vdekje   Armenian: մահ  
Bosnian: smrt   Bulgarian: смърт  
Catalan: mort   Chinese: 死亡  
Croatian: smrt   Danish: død  
Dutch: dood   Esperanto: morto  
Estonian: surm   Finnish: kuolema  
French: mort   Frisian: dea  
German: Tod   Greek: θάνατος  
Hebrew: מוות   Hindi: मृत्यु  
Hungarian: halál   Icelandic: dauði  
Indonesian: mati   Interlingua: morte  
Italian: morte   Japanese:  
Korean: 죽음   Kurdish: mirin  
Latin: mors   Latvian: nāve  
Lithuanian: mirtis   Macedonian: смрт  
Malayalam: മരണം   Norwegian: død  
Polish: śmierć   Portuguese: morte  
Romanian: moarte   Russian: смерть  
Slovak: smrť   Slovene: smrt  
Spanish: muerte   Swahili: kifo  
Swedish: död   Telugu: మరణము  
Turkish: ölüm  
 
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